Algebra 1

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ISBN 10: 0133500403
ISBN 13: 978-0-13350-040-0

Chapter 3 - Solving Inequalities - 3-7 Absolute Value Equations and Inequalities - Practice and Problem-Solving Exercises: 19

Answer

$-5=g$ or $-1=g$

Work Step by Step

$2=|g+3|\longrightarrow$ definition of absolute value $-2=g+3$ or $2=g+3\longrightarrow$ solve each equation $-2=g+3\longrightarrow$ subtract 3 from each side $-2-3=g+3-3\longrightarrow$ subtract $-5=g$ OR $2=g+3\longrightarrow$ subtract 3 from each side $2-3=g+3-3\longrightarrow$ subtract $-1=g$
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